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Luang Prabang to Chiang Mai bus

Posted by amandabrooke on 31/7/2017 at 11:50

Hi there! Is there any recent information on the bus from Luang Prabang to Chiang Mai? I know this exists, but can't really find any good recent info. Wondering if anyone knows how often this bus runs? How I can buy tickets - do I just coordinate with my hostel when im in LP?
Thanks in advance!

#1 amandabrooke has been a member since 31/7/2017. Posts: 1

Posted by PhraoOutdoorAdventure on 1/8/2017 at 06:37

Hi Amanda.
Contact TIGER TRAVEL at LPB, they should be able to give you info.
From Vang Vieng goes a minivan to Chiang Mai, via Vientiane.


#2 PhraoOutdoorAdventure has been a member since 23/7/2017. Posts: 1

Posted by telmi on 1/8/2017 at 20:39

See the International Bus section about one third of the way down on this web page - http://hobomaps.com/TravelLuangPrabang.html . These buses only depart on Sun. Mon. Wed. & Friday and leave from the Naluang Bus Station in Luang Prabang at 18:00 PM. Cost was 310,000 kip in March 2017. They didn't sell bus tickets in advance the last time I went so best to arrive at the station an hour early to get a seat. Best to go to the station the day before to verify all this.

#3 telmi has been a member since 1/1/2013. Posts: 38

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